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My culture: My style…. An Obama Delegate concedes to opponent

February 13, 2008

My gas bill was extremely high this year, from the 2007 billing cycle. The utility companies could take their sweet time applying payments to your bill. I had errors in billing from the television cable company as well. You have to remember that social services groups were not doing their job. Also the predatory lenders came out in full force: car loans, home loans and credit card loans. The ethnic Prince Georges\’ County residents took the economic turmoil the hardest, with about 15% of their homes up for foreclosure. I guess this was something to think about at the voting polls. I hate that people that were not from the area helped get him out of the office. What is meant to me will be. For a comprehensive news article on Predatory Lending, See Elit Spitzer\’s \”Predatory Lenders\’ Partner in Crime.\” How the Bush Administration Stopped the States From Stepping In to Help Consumers, By Eliot SpitzerThursday, February 14, 2008; Page A25

Predatory Lenders\’ Partner in Crime

By Eliot Spitzer
Several years ago, state attorneys general and others involved in consumer protection began to notice a marked increase in a range of predatory lending practices by mortgage lenders. Some were misrepresenting the terms of loans, making loans without regard to consumers\’ ability to repay, making l…

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4TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT Edwards\’s Campaign Builds Steam as She Outraises Wynn
Edwards\’s latest filings reflect previous reports. She received the bulk of her money, 95 percent, from individual donors, most of whom, about 85 percent, do not live in Maryland.

She said she is proud of her Maryland support and rejected the suggestion that she is any less connected to the district than Wynn, who she said has taken money from groups in telecommunications, energy and banking as well as Wal-Mart.

Wynn campaign manager Lori Sherwood said that the congressman has raised more than $1 million for his reelection effort and that he will have plenty to fund the remainder. She said he has accepted money from union groups and the campaign committees of other members of Congress, including Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.).

.S. House, District 4

Edwards Wallops Wynn

National labor groups and liberal organizations dumped money into Edwards campaign, hoping to persuade voters that Wynn had fallen out of step with his overwhelmingly Democratic district during his 15 years in Congress.

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